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Date 2020

Event ID 1127146

Category Descriptive Accounts

Type Note


Howe Farm

This burial site in Orkney Islands was a focus for funerary practices in the Neolithic period, between 2900 BC and 2451 BC.

Prehistoric Grave Goods project site ID: 60179

CANMORE ID: 306515

Total no. graves with grave goods: 1

Total no. people with grave goods: 1

Total no. grave goods: 1

Prehistoric Grave Goods project Grave ID: 60069

Grave type: Cist

Burial type(s): Inhumation

Grave good: Pillow

Materials used: Stone (Uncertain/Unspecified)

Current museum location: Unknown

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